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FILE PHOTO: Winds blow flying embers from a burning tree at the Bobcat Fire in Juniper Hills, California, U.S., September 19, 2020. REUTERS/Gene Blevins/File Photo
France bids to regain 'food sovereignty' with plan to boost protein crops
PARIS (Reuters) - France aims to raise the area it sows with protein-rich crops by 40% from 2022 and double it over 10 years to reduce heavy reliance on...
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Shell faces Dutch court as climate change activists demand end to emissions
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Environmental activists took Royal Dutch Shell to court on Tuesday, demanding the energy firm drastically reduce the production of oil...
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